Sara's Fave Photos Blog

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Published Monday, January 22, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Blush tulips

I am having so much fun browsing through my archives of visits to the Northwest Flower & Garden Show #NWFGS .

Pale pink tulips, so delicate, at Seattle’s Northwest Flower & Garden Show in February

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Published Sunday, January 21, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Pink tulips at the flower show

Always fun to look through the archives from the Northwest Flower & Garden Show, coming up in Seattle in February.

Pink and red tulips bloomed at the #NWFGS

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Published Friday, January 19, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Almost time for the flower show

I’m getting excited about the Northwest Flower & Garden Show #NWFGS just around the corner!

Brilliantly colored bouquet of roses and tropical flowers

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Published Thursday, January 18, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Overlooking Puget Sound

On a January day, not too far from my house, Puget Sound in Washington.

Overlook to Vashon Island, south of Seattle WA

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Published Wednesday, January 17, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Emerging daffodils

Bulbs are amazing. Saw these when out and about, in January! So welcome.

Distinctive gray-green daffodil foliage emerges, a harbinger of Spring

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Published Monday, January 15, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Seattle from the viaduct

The elevated viaduct in Seattle is slated to come down later this year. The views we will miss are not only of the water.

Pipes and steam and a strip of blue sky, from Seattle’s viaduct.

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Published Saturday, January 13, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Hyacinth opening

That bud from the single bulb in water that I bought from Trader Joe is still making me very happy.

Second stem of a blue/purple hyacinth opens from a single bulb forced in water

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Published Friday, January 12, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

May pink tree flowers

From my archives, taken in May, wondrous double frilly pink blossoms decorating a tree in Volunteer Park in Seattle.

Double pink flowers with frilly petals on a tree in May

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Published Wednesday, January 10, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Buckets of tulips

Seattle’s Pike Place Market sometimes, amazingly, has tulips in January.

Tulips in January at Pike Place Market in Seattle

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Published Tuesday, January 9, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Mt. Rainier with a hat

Or perhaps you might say, Mt. Rainier is wearing a toupee? From the overlook near my house.

Clouds atop Mt. Rainier. Whooosh!

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Published Monday, January 8, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Gerbera daisy macro

Who doesn’t like these showy flowers? So cheerful on a winter day.

Brilliantly colored gerbera daisy in sunshine

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Published Saturday, January 6, 2018, OK personal/derivative use; link www.lovethatimage.com.

Hyacinth bud

Sometimes I think I enjoy buds almost more than the flowers. Possibilities! Here’s to 2018 developing into a very good year for us all.

Forced hyacinth bulb brings forth its flower bud in January

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